Glucagon and its analogues

Glucagon is a hormone of the alpha cells of the islets of Langerhans in the pancreas. By chemical structure, glucagon is a peptide hormone. The glucagon molecule consists of 29 amino acids and has a molecular weight of 3485 daltons. Glucagon was discovered in 1923 by Kimbell and Merlin. The primary structure of the glucagon…

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